Whangarei Boys High School

Whangarei Boys High School

Sports Results Term 1 Week 10

Sports Results Term 1 Week 10 2018

Adam Blair League:  Wed 4th April final between Bream Bay College and WBHS. We lost in the last couple of minutes with a try and conversion to Bream Bay.  WBHS 16 BB 18

Rugby: Sat 7th April @ WBHS 1st XV WBHS vs Aorere College. Close game, at half time 7 all but the second half Aorere College scored 2 tries. Final score WBHS 10 Aorere College 21

Hockey: Reserve men: 5th April WBHS 2nd XV won against Bream Bay WBHS 4 Bream Bay 3

Bowls: Friday 6th April at Kamo Bowling club. 17 Teams entered and Mika Hill and Heath Mitchell placed 2nd overall. Congratulations to everyone who participated and to Mrs Van Rooyen for her guidance and coaching.

Tennis Singles: Just before Easter on the 28th March, we entered 10 students in the singles Tennis Tournament at the Thomas Neale Courts in Whangarei. Runner up was Antony Dubost, and strong performances from Dominik Menke- Gluckert, Glenn Neil and Liam Litchfield. Well done.

Equestrian: Over Easter in Tokoroa Zeff Jeeves, Jacob Sarchet and Anton Kevey competed in the Timberlands competition. They came 6th place and took out the Turnout Prize and the Sportsmanship Prize. Congratulations

Athletics: Whanganui Sat 7th April – 8th April. Congratulations to our 4 participants.  Nik Kini , Jordyn Heteraka, Jacques De Beer, George Poad.

Intermediate: Nik 1st in Discus throwing 59.18 mets, 2nd Shotput and Hammer

Intermediate: Jordyn 3rd in Hammer, 5th Shotput, 7th Discus

Senior: Jacques 5th in Long Jump, 7th in Triple Jump

Junior: George 15th in Long Jump and 100 mets.

Well done and good luck in Dunedin

Surfing: Near perfect conditions greeted surfers for the 2nd event of the Northland Scholastics Surfing Series. The event was held at Sandy Bay on Thursday 5th April and clean 1.0-1.5m waves broke all day with clean offshore winds and perfect tides.


U14 Boys

2nd Tai Erceg-Gray (WBHS) 8.8

4th Ari D’Anvers (WBHS) 4.0

 U16 Boys

1st Tom Robinson (WBHS) 11.7

3rd Oscar Harper (WBHS) 6.6

U18 Boys

1st Max Brunker (WBHS) 12.5

3rd Max Thomas (WBHS) 5.3

4th Ben Springford (WBHS) 3.7


4th Lochie Espiner (WBHS) 6.0

The older boys showed progressive surfing with Max Brunker  and Tom Robinson all completing air reverse manoeuvres during their heats.

3rd and final event 17th May

Tennis Daniel: Daniel Hammond U14 enjoyed playing in Bangkok in March at the ITF Thailand Junior Champs.  NZ came 12th out of 16.

This past weekend he went to Melbourne to play in the Junior Hardcourt Championships. 4-6th April. Over 2 days he played 6 matches and was runner up in the final with his doubles partner James Sim from Auckland.

He did have to play James in a singles match the day before which James won 6/4   7/5.   No hard feelings it seems as they were able to go on and play in the doubles final.

Dance:  Congratulations to Nathan Calver who competed in the 2018 Junior Rock n Roll National competition held in Auckland over the Easter break.

He along with his dance partner Brianna gained a 2nd place for dancing and a 2nd place for best dressed couple.

Nathan also gained a 2nd place for the best dressed male.

Nathan and Brianna dance in the senior section, 14 to 18 years.